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From "Ian P. Christian" <poo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: problems getting started
Date Thu, 28 Aug 2008 22:57:45 GMT
Continuum won't even start, unless I turn on swap or run as root.
There's memory to be had, the kernel had over a gig in use in cache.
I've worked around the issue by turning swap on, but it's not a good
solution really.

On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 11:10 PM, Brett Porter <brett.porter@gmail.com> wrote:
> You're saying that you're seeing Continuum continually growing in memory
> use, or are there other things on the machine consuming the memory?
> Cheers,
> Brett
>
> 2008/8/28 Ian P. Christian <pookey@gmail.com>
>
>> Thanks for your reply Brett,
>>
>> The machine had lots of memory free, but most was used as cache.
>> Overcommit was disabled in the kernel - something somewhere was trying
>> to use huge amounts of memory - hundreds of meg. Turning swap on
>> worked around the problem, but something is wrong somewhere, and the
>> change was introduced between 1.0.3 and 1.1.
>>
>> Ian
>>
>> On Thu, Aug 28, 2008 at 3:07 AM, Brett Porter <brett.porter@gmail.com>
>> wrote:
>> > This came up recently for Maven itself. I'm not sure how it was resolved,
>> > but I remember suggesting checking if it ran under a different user
>> (maybe
>> > it's a space constraint for the user being used), and of course check
>> that
>> > the machine actually does have free memory in the first place.
>> > HTH,
>> > Brett
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Brett Porter
> Blog: http://blogs.exist.com/bporter/
>

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